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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/31/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/30/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/29/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/28/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/27/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/26/2019 Normal
NOAA / National Weather Service Tropical Weather - Western Gulf of Mexico // Tropical Cyclone is Forming 10/25/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/25/2019 Normal
NOAA Tropical Weather // Southwest Gulf of Mexico 10/25/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/24/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/23/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/22/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/21/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/20/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/19/2019 Normal
NOAA Tropical Storm Nestor 10/18/2019 Normal
NOAA // Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen10/18/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/18/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/17/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/16/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/15/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/14/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/13/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/12/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/11/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/10/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/09/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/08/2019 Normal
FW: Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/07/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/06/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/04/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/03/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/02/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/01/2019 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Saturday, October 12, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

October 12, 2019            Saturday                   

 

 

Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-130415-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

1015 AM CDT Sat Oct 12 2019

 

.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...

Small Craft Advisory remains in effect across the offshore waters

through this afternoon. Caution flags will continue across the

bays and nearshore waters. Strong gusty north winds will gradually

subside by this afternoon as high pressure builds into the area.

A warm front is expected to move back north through the area

Sunday night into Monday bringing rain chances back to the local

waters.

 

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Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic

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NOAA Weather Service

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA HOUSTON

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA GALVESTON, TEXAS CITY

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA FREEPORT

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Saturday

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly Cloudy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   65° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low           60° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High          71° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    45° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.18 in / 1022.6 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   43 ° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility     10 miles

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Heat Index NR° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind N 9 mph

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Saturday

Fair

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     67° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             67° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            72° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     57° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.18 in / 1021.9 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    51° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility      10 miles

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Heat Index  NR° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind N 16 mph

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Saturday

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fair

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    66° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            63° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           72° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    43° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.18 in / 1022.0 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    43° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility      10 miles

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Heat Index  NR° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind  N 14 mph

This Afternoon: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East wind around 5 mph.

Columbus Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88.

Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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This Afternoon: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

Columbus Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.

Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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This Afternoon: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 78. North wind around 10 mph.

Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Columbus Day: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maximum Deep Drafts - Houston / Galveston Bay

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 1207  hrs

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Manchester

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.2 ft Falling  = 46’02”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Morgan’s Point

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.0 ft Steady = 46’00”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Eagle Point

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.6 ft Steady = 46’06”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston Bay Entrance

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.1 ft Rising = 47’01”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Pier 21

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.0 ft Falling = 47’00”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 1207 hrs

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Manchester

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">9 knots from NNW gusts to 12 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Morgan’s Point

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">12 knots from N gusts to 18 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Eagle Point

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8 knots from N gusts to 13 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston Bay Entrance

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">15 knots from NNE gusts to 18 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Pier 21

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">10 knots from NNE gusts to 15 knots

 

 

 

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">MARSEC LEVEL 1

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">NOAA Weather Galveston Bay & Matagorda Bay

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FZUS54 KHGX 121515

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

1015 AM CDT Sat Oct 12 2019

 

Upper Texas coastal waters from High Island to the Matagorda Ship

Channel out 60 nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

 

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest

1/3 of the waves...along with the occasional height of the average

highest 10 percent of the waves.

 

GMZ300-130415-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

1015 AM CDT Sat Oct 12 2019

 

.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...

Small Craft Advisory remains in effect across the offshore waters

through this afternoon. Caution flags will continue across the

bays and nearshore waters. Strong gusty north winds will gradually

subside by this afternoon as high pressure builds into the area.

A warm front is expected to move back north through the area

Sunday night into Monday bringing rain chances back to the local

waters.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-130415-

Galveston Bay-

1015 AM CDT Sat Oct 12 2019

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

slight chance of showers in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms.

A chance of showers after midnight.

.MONDAY...East winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. Showers and thunderstorms likely in

the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west after

midnight. Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms

likely after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy

in the afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the

morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-130415-

Matagorda Bay-

1015 AM CDT Sat Oct 12 2019

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers in the

afternoon.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

slight chance of showers in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms.

A chance of showers after midnight.

.MONDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming south in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy

in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

.TUESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in

the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots becoming southwest

after midnight. Bay waters smooth to slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms

likely after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy

in the afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the

morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in

the evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after

midnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-130415-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport TX out 20 NM-

1015 AM CDT Sat Oct 12 2019

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet.

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A

slight chance of showers.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots becoming southeast

after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A slight chance of showers in

the evening. Isolated thunderstorms. Showers likely after

midnight.

.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. Showers

and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then a chance of showers

and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance

of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. A slight chance of

showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots becoming southwest

after midnight. Seas 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the evening, then showers and thunderstorms

likely after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers and

thunderstorms likely in the morning, then a chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to

3 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

evening, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after

midnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-130415-

Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport TX from 20 to 60 NM-

1015 AM CDT Sat Oct 12 2019

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON...

 

.REST OF TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet

with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

chance of showers.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers in

the evening. Isolated thunderstorms. Showers likely after

midnight.

.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers

and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then a chance of showers

and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of

showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then

a chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast

10 to 15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Showers and

thunderstorms likely in the morning, then a chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to

4 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

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NOAA Houston/Galveston Weather<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

http://www.srh.noaa.gov/hgx/<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA USGULF Offshore Waters Weather

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/text/MIAOFFNT4.shtml<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">KHOU WEATHER

http://www.khou.com/weather/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston WEB Cams

https://www.galveston.com/webcams/

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Kemah WEB Cams

https://saltwater-recon.com/kemah-seabrook/

https://www.weatherbug.com/weather-camera/

 

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Baytown WEB Cams

https://www.weatherbug.com/weather-camera/   

https://www.meteoblue.com/en/weather/forecast/webcams/baytown_united-states-of-america_4672731

 

 

Please visit our WEB Site<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> www.moranshipping.com<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> for port tide tables <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Port of Houston Authority<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

http://www.portofhouston.com/<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

ACOE Project Depth for Houston Ship Channel<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">45 feet/13.72 meters up to Shell / Enterprise

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">40 feet/12.19 meters up to S.P. Slip

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Please note the above information is based on the Corp of Engineers – Project draft for the Houston Ship Channel, if you have a question regarding deep draft in Houston Ship Channel or alongside a berth, please contact our operations department

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">175' (Baytown/LaPorte Bridge)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">197’ (Battleship Texas)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">175' (Beltway 8 Bridge)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">197’ (Power Plant)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">135' (Loop 610 Bridge)

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The Texas City Ship Channel is approximately 11 miles from GB Buoy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">The ACOE project draft for the TXCSC is 45’00 FW at MLT from the GB BUOY to Valero Dock # 42, the channel above project draft is 40’00 FW at MLT.  The length on the final approach from the Houston, Galveston, Texas City tri-channel split is approximately 6 miles, the width is approximately a 400 ft bottom, the Turning Basin is approximately 4,200 ft long and 1,200 ft wide with a maximum deep draft of 45 ft FW at MLT, and is navigable day or night with no air draft restrictions.  Only TX City Docks with 45’00” maximum deep draft at MLT are TC # 41, & 42

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Port of Galveston

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">The ACOE project draft for the GSC is 45’00” FW.  The narrowest point is approximately 1,200 ft wide with no air draft restrictions.  At the POGA berths the maximum deep draft varies from 32’00” to 40’00” at MLT,

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Port of Freeport is located three miles from deep water, the channel is 400 ft wide and ACOE project maximum deep draft at MLW is 45’00”.

 

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Army Corp of Engineers

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Houston Pilots Association

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">Galveston Texas City Pilots

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Brazos Harbor Pilots

www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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National Data Buoy Center

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Disclaimer
For quality assurance purposes please note well that while the above information is regularly vetted for accuracy it is not intended to replace the local knowledge or expertise pertaining to port conditions of our marine operations personnel. Port précis should always be verified by contacting the corresponding marine department of a particular location for the most up-to-date information.